Posts Tagged ‘Auburn 1957 National Championship’

“Walking on the Fighting Side of Me”

By Posted on: July 30th, 2013 in Football, Other Sports 11 Comments »

I can be an angry kind of guy sometimes. Often when I am in the confines of my home, office, or car, some minor annoyance will cause me to start spouting out words and phrases that my mother CERTAINLY NEVER taught me nor approves. Nonetheless, rarely do I unload any kind of anger or even Continue Story…

To See Where You Are Going You Have To Know Where You Have Been (Shug Jordan Edition)

By Posted on: July 10th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 4 Comments »
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In 1950 the Auburn football team put up a big goose egg in the win column that sent then head coach, Earl Brown packing. Athletic Director Jeff Beard corrected a mistake he made three years earlier and hired Ralph “Shug” Jordan as head coach, the same man he passed over to hire Brown.Jordan was born Continue Story…